There is a lot of confusion about how Brexit will impact many parts of UK life. For us, one of the key questions is how will Brexit impact the refugee crisis? We look at different angles to this complex issue.
Around Bristol there are council properties lying unoccupied, waiting to be refurbished and restored. These properties are often vacant due to disrepair issues which require extensive maintenance and repair works. At the same time, there is also a shortfall of affordable housing in the city, and a homelessness problem, which particularly affects refugee and newly arrived communities.
At the core, social innovation means a process where effective solutions are developed and applied in order to challenge and change environmental and social issues in support of social development. According to Stanford Graduate School of Business, contemporary social innovation is driven by the wish of shifting the different social roles and relationships, the wish of exchanging values and ideas, and
Our #rethinkingrefugee campaign has been running since 2015, born as a reaction to the negative portrayal of refugees in the media. It aims to change perceptions of refugees and show they are assets to local communities and employers.